“Challenging singletrack trails in the heart of Richmond, Virginia
— Rob Tompkins
Closed from sundown to sunup and for 24 hours following rain of 1 inch or more
Need to Know
Pay attention to the open/closed signs at the trailhead and keep in mind it is a public park that features two way traffic of both bikes and walkers. Also, look for trail user information at kiosk throughout the park.
Dogwood Dell Loop
and Forest Hill Park
are flowy, smooth, fast courses to test your cornering, pumping, and berm abilities. North Bank Trail
and Buttermilk East
are your traditional MTB trails with rock gardens, run ups, and stream crossings. Last but not least, Belle Isle
features a variety of trails from a gravel track around the island to a skills park featuring rock gardens and a pump track.
This trail is generally ridden from the Reedy Creek parking lot off of River Road or the parking lot off of Pump Road behind the nickel bridge.
It can be ridden both clockwise and counter-clockwise. Keep an eye out for opposing traffic.